App enables users to access a wealth of essential resources, including BSAVA library, podcasts, guide to procedures in practice, medicines guide and poisons database.3 mins
Kit detects urinary infection in five minutes and then looks at antibiotic susceptibility, showing the best choice of antibiotic in 30 minutes.
VMD update: suspension of veterinary medicines containing the excipient diethanolamine.1 mins
Nerfasin vet, which contains the short-acting alpha-2 agonist xylazine, is licensed for both sedation and premedication prior to general anaesthesia.
Injectable corticosteroid Dexafast, from Forte Healthcare, has potent, medium-acting, anti-inflammatory activity that is quickly absorbed after injection.
New test, developed and produced by Biotecon Diagnostics in cooperation with Ceva, uses DNA to detect between vaccine strains and field strains of Salmonella.
Finadyne from MSD Animal Health has been reformulated and re-released following withdrawal by the VMD in 2018 of all medicinal products containing the excipient diethanolamine.
Ceva Animal Health provides marketing support, including bunting, wall displays, posters and leaflets, to aid practices in raising awareness ahead of fireworks season.
Tranquinervin contains 10mg/ml acepromazine, and is indicated for anaesthetic premedication, tranquillisation and sedation.
Containing zinc, copper, manganese and selenium, Multimin is designed to be administered during, or in advance of, periods of high demand in dairy and beef cattle.
New online hub will provide access to expert interviews, podcasts and a range of other CPD resources to help vets treat otitis externa.
Recall is due to an out-of-specification result for particle size being found in routine stability testing.2 mins
Bayer urges veterinarians to aid in identifying an increasing number of fake – and ineffective – Seresto Flea and Tick Control collars being unwittingly bought by pet owners.
Dechra launches broad-spectrum antibiotic product for treatment of keratitis, conjunctivitis and blepharitis.
The stem cell product, from Boehringer Ingelheim, is “the first that has been licensed that is available as an ‘off the shelf’ treatment”.
“Product is a specific solution for cats with atopic dermatitis or other causes of skin irritation, such as flea-bite allergic dermatitis” – Royal Canin.
“Vetemex is a valuable addition to the already extensive Virbac portfolio" - product manager Claire Lewis.
Labelling change for Meflosyl means an authorised product for non-food horses is available on the UK market, with options to address availability issues should demand exceed supply.5 mins
Computer-controlled unit in combination with sealed cages ensures optimum oxygen supply for animals at Hampshire hospital.
VMD orders manufacturers to cease production of products containing fenbendazole for pigeons following published literature indicating it has a low margin of safety.